The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 72 106 164
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +58
Permanent jobs citing 3G 195 137 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.26% 2.34% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.68% 8.01% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 50 35
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £46,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +13.25%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1826 1711 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1186 1106
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 107 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Maidenhead +25 67 - -
Newbury +2 5 £70,000 +29.62%
Windsor - 5 £57,500 -
Slough 0 4 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Bracknell -15 2 £35,000 -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 258 (80.63%) Telecoms
2 198 (61.88%) Broadband
3 196 (61.25%) Internet
4 193 (60.31%) Smartphone
5 163 (50.94%) 4G
6 133 (41.56%) LTE
7 57 (17.81%) Project Management
8 56 (17.50%) Marketing
9 54 (16.88%) Radio Access Network
10 51 (15.94%) Degree
11 50 (15.63%) VoLTE
11 50 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (14.38%) 2G
12 46 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
12 46 (14.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 44 (13.75%) Nokia
14 40 (12.50%) UMTS
15 39 (12.19%) Service Delivery
16 38 (11.88%) SEO
16 38 (11.88%) QA
17 37 (11.56%) Line Management
18 34 (10.63%) MVNO
18 34 (10.63%) Wireless
19 33 (10.31%) Social Media
20 32 (10.00%) NDS
21 31 (9.69%) CMS
22 29 (9.06%) GSM
23 27 (8.44%) Huawei
24 26 (8.13%) Network Architecture
25 25 (7.81%) UNIX

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (9.69%) CMS
2 8 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.13%) MS Office
2 8 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 198 (61.88%) Broadband
2 196 (61.25%) Internet
3 163 (50.94%) 4G
4 133 (41.56%) LTE
5 54 (16.88%) Radio Access Network
6 50 (15.63%) VoLTE
7 46 (14.38%) 2G
8 40 (12.50%) UMTS
9 34 (10.63%) Wireless
9 34 (10.63%) MVNO
10 29 (9.06%) GSM
11 24 (7.50%) VoIP
12 22 (6.88%) WiMAX
12 22 (6.88%) MGW
13 21 (6.56%) Firewall
14 19 (5.94%) HTTP
15 18 (5.63%) DNS
15 18 (5.63%) MPLS
15 18 (5.63%) OSPF
15 18 (5.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.56%) Big Data
3 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
General
1 258 (80.63%) Telecoms
2 56 (17.50%) Marketing
3 19 (5.94%) Back Office
4 8 (2.50%) Billing
5 4 (1.25%) Retail
5 4 (1.25%) Electronics
6 2 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (8.13%) Analyst
2 24 (7.50%) Technical Design Authority
3 23 (7.19%) Architect
4 22 (6.88%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (6.88%) Network Manager
4 22 (6.88%) Network Operator
5 21 (6.56%) Architecture Manager
5 21 (6.56%) Development Manager
6 19 (5.94%) Network Engineer
7 18 (5.63%) QA Analyst
8 17 (5.31%) Senior Architect
8 17 (5.31%) Design Engineer
8 17 (5.31%) Service Manager
8 17 (5.31%) Technical Leader
8 17 (5.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.00%) Consultant
10 14 (4.38%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.38%) Quality Analyst
11 10 (3.13%) Radio Engineer
11 10 (3.13%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.63%) HTML
2 2 (0.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 193 (60.31%) Smartphone
2 46 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (10.31%) Social Media
4 14 (4.38%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.88%) Blog
7 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.25%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.31%) Handset
10 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.31%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.81%) UNIX
2 16 (5.00%) Linux
3 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.63%) Windows
4 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.81%) Project Management
2 50 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.19%) Service Delivery
4 38 (11.88%) SEO
5 37 (11.56%) Line Management
6 26 (8.13%) Network Architecture
7 23 (7.19%) Capacity Management
8 21 (6.56%) Web Design
8 21 (6.56%) E-Commerce
9 18 (5.63%) Software Testing
9 18 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.31%) Network Management
11 14 (4.38%) Network Planning
11 14 (4.38%) Validation
12 13 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.44%) ITIL
13 11 (3.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (3.13%) Content Management
15 9 (2.81%) Workflow
15 9 (2.81%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.94%) PowerHouse
2 18 (5.63%) SQL
2 18 (5.63%) Java
3 4 (1.25%) C++
4 3 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (15.94%) Degree
2 24 (7.50%) HNC
2 24 (7.50%) HND
3 21 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (5.94%) CCNP
5 5 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.94%) CCNA
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.63%) CCIE
8 1 (0.31%) CCIP
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.88%) QA
2 11 (3.44%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (10.00%) NDS
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 46 (14.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 44 (13.75%) Nokia
3 27 (8.44%) Huawei
4 22 (6.88%) Ericsson
5 21 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 19 (5.94%) Cisco
7 18 (5.63%) T-Plan
8 17 (5.31%) Juniper
9 13 (4.06%) Nortel
10 8 (2.50%) Business Objects
10 8 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (2.19%) Facebook
12 6 (1.88%) Twitter
12 6 (1.88%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 4 (1.25%) Cognos
13 4 (1.25%) IBM
13 4 (1.25%) Tableau
14 2 (0.63%) Oracle
14 2 (0.63%) VMware
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